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10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Must Be Allowed a Life-Saving Abortion *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, ethics, family, law, sadness, women, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The life of a 10-year-old girl who is pregnant after being raped by her stepfather is in danger....
JK Rowling Destroys Westboro Baptist Church With One Simple Tweet ~ and It's Awesome
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, JK Rowling, Westboro Baptist Church, freedoms, ethics, gayrights, interesting, news, Ireland, law, politics, rights, violence, humans, religion, women )

Carrie
- 17 hours ago - rawstory.com
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling slapped down the Westboro Baptist Church on Tuesday after the infamous religious group threatened to picket a fictional wedding, Gay Star News reports.
Elementary School Hosts End-Of-Year Carnival, Excludes All The Poor Kids
Society & Culture  (tags: Elementary school, end-of-year carnival, poor kids, classmates, americans, children, culture, education, ethics, humans, politics, society, usa )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - msn.com
more than 100 children were forced to sit in a dark auditorium within earshot of the screams of glee of their fellow classmates who were enjoying an end-of-year carnival outside.
Support the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, government, law, media, politics, rights, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure3.convio.net
The Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act is a bill that seeks to bar Chinese officials responsible for the lockdown of Tibet from entering the United States. This is a legislative milestone that can have a monumental impact in Tibet....
Lorde Hebrew Cover Album Brings Palestine and Israel Together (+Video)
Society & Culture  (tags: Lordes, peace, Israel, music, musicians )

Alexa
- 1 hour ago - tvnz.co.nz
An Israeli musician has been quietly working away to organise translations and records of Lorde's music into several languages. Yuval Ben-Ami, 39, set out to partner with a Palestinian artist for a Lorde tribute album, and ended up helping to create cov
Protect Sacred Apache Land From Mining
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, rights, world, humans, government, health, environment, corruption, culture, ethics )

Michael
- 21 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Take Part has a number of petitions for you to sign, and this one helps counter the damaging NDAA which is being misused by corps to destroy previously protected areas.
24 Hours to Kick Out Blatter
Society & Culture  (tags: ecutives, football, coSwiss police, arrest, FIFA, exrruption, Blatter, president )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Swiss police just arrested 7 FIFA executives, giving hope to billions of people around the world who love football and hate corruption. But unless we move fast Sepp Blatter will get away with it, and begin his fifth term as FIFA president!
TAKE ACTION: Ask Your Member of Congress to Visit a Food Bank
Society & Culture  (tags: Food Banks, congress, HUNGER IN THE USA )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure.feedingamerica.org
The best way to help legislators understand the scope of hunger in America is to see it for themselves. With Child Nutrition Reauthorization right around the corner, help us urge Members of Congress to visit a food bank
Greenland Legalizes Gay Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 19 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
Below the Ice....
Idaho Man Survives Lightning Strike to the Head During Memorial Day Camping Trip in the Woods
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, nature, lightning, americans, family, news, safety, society, usa, women, world )

Frank
- 15 hours ago - nydailynews.com
HeâEUR(TM)s been struck by lightning and survived it with a streak.
TO: The Tasmanian Legislative Council
Society & Culture  (tags: tasmanian legislative council, kids, tasmania, kids, gay, school, refused, vote, australian, child, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, religion, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - go.allout.org
In a few hours, the Council could decide that Tasmanian kids can be refused entry from school just for being gay, on 'religious grounds'.Please vote against this amendment and make sure that all Australian kids are protected, no matter who they are.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: We Need Real Chemical Safety Standards
Society & Culture  (tags: chemicals, safety )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Take Action: Tell Congress: We Need Real Chemical Safety Standards. Oppose S.697! See more at: http://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50865/p/dia/action3/ common/public/?action_KEY=16747&track=FB&tag=FB#st hash.vq90UB1x.dpuf
Nebraska Repeals Death Penalty
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, crime, GoodNews, humans, law, politics, society )

Cheryl A.
- 15 hours ago - nbcnews.com
Thanks to an override veto Nebraska no longer has a death penalty. It's the first "Red" state to take that action. Let it not be the last...peace.
Parish Youth Committee - Pagbilao, Quezon Chapter - Youth Serving Youth
Society & Culture  (tags: children, family, government, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, politics, police, society, violence, women, sadness, interesting, philanthropy, religion, environment, celebrity, rights, sports, transportation, travel, tv, world, news, GoodNews )

Eduard
- 10 hours ago - pycpagbilaoquezon.blogspot.com
What to the future of civilization of Israel and Judah? Where they now? What they hold to in the prophecy? what it tell? What Elias, Samuel, Moises and Jesus play in our world salvation? https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/pangitain-pahayag-e duard-portes
UK Report: Muslim Men 200 Times More Prone to Rape Children Than Non-MuslimsâEUR¦   video
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, UK, Muslims, Islam, rapists, child, children, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, family, police, religion, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 1 hour ago - youtube.com
We know they come from all backgrounds. But that rather cutting second line is directed at people like me who believe that in some British cities -- especially in the North of England -- circles of sexual hell for young girls are run by gangs of Muslim
More Than 40 People Shot in Chicago Over Memorial Day Weekend, Including a 4-Year-Old Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: chicago, shooting, memorial day weekend, violence, gun laws, americans, corruption, crime, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
The violent shooting sprees that happened over Memorial Day weekend in Chicago has left many dead, including a child. While this sort of violence is unfortunately not uncommon for the city, are gun laws to blame?
SWAT Team Allegedly Broke 81-Year-Old's Hip, Left Him Laying in His Own Waste: Lawsuit | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: police, law, safety, violence, usa, rights, ethics, culture, crime, abuse )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
A new lawsuit seems to reveal shocking (or not so shocking) SWAT team behavior.81-year-old Herman Crisp was engaged in the provocative activity of sitting on a chair on his lawn when SWAT officers stormed his house,flinging a flash-grade grenade that he
'Pay to Stay': Inmates Across U.S. Charged for Their Own Incarceration
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, incarceration, corrections, inmates )

Freya
- 1 day ago - msn.com
Nearly every state lets prisons and jails charge inmates for their own incarceration - room, board, clothing, and doctor's visits - in a phenomenon called "pay to stay."
Agrochemical Giant Monsanto Is Poised to Take Over Syngenta, Another Massive Pesticide Company.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, business, consumers, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, farming, ethics, government, investments, news, politics, SustainableDevelopment, freedoms, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Marco
- 1 day ago - action.sumofus.org
This is the deal that could create the ultimate super villain. Monsanto wants to launch a takeover bid of Syngenta, one of the biggest pushers of bee-killing pesticides in the world.
AdBlock Plus Secures Another Court Victory in Germany
Society & Culture  (tags: computers, advertisements, society, world, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, media, news, rights, safety )

Frank
- 16 hours ago - bbc.com
AdBlock Plus has successfully defended itself in court for the second time in five weeks.
TAKE ACTION: URGENT: ASK YOUR MP TO DEFEND THE HUMAN RIGHTS ACT
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights )

Dogan
- 9 hours ago - amnesty.org.uk
URGENT: ASK YOUR MP TO DEFEND THE HUMAN RIGHTS ACT
Chicago Police 'Hunting' Photograph With Black Man as Prey: Shades of Abu Ghraib Just 1 Mile From CPD 'Black Site' Homan Squ
Society & Culture  (tags: Chicago, police, CPD, police misconduct, racism, brutality, tradition, Jon Burge, torture, humiliation, Abu Ghraib, African Americans, Timothy McDermott, appeal, Homan Square, 'black site', Police Superintendent, Garry McCarthy, Mayor, Rahm Emanuel )

LucyKalei
- 4 hours ago - theguardian.com
1 officer dismissed 2014 & other jailed yrs ago, but newly released image further taints CPD in wake of revelations re: Homan Square, identified as 'black site' facility run by CPD where police misconduct, torture & other civil rights violations abound
How Popular Music,s Lyrics Perpetuate American Idiocy
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, interesting, music, society )

M
- 1 day ago - organichealth.co
Recent studies have shown that as it seems, song lyrics from the most popular genres of music are extremely dull-witted and overly simple-minded.
Margaret Atwood Donates Writing to Literary Time Capsule 0
Society & Culture  (tags: Margaret Atwood, donating writing, literary time capsule, arts, culture, education, interesting, society, world )

Lone
- 16 hours ago - torontosun.com
Renowned Canadian author Margaret Atwood has donated a piece of writing to an innovative literacy time capsule project.
UK: City That Covered Up Muslim Rape Gangs Wants to Ban Anti-Child Rape Protests
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslims, Islam, rape, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, family, religion, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 33 minutes ago - jihadwatch.org
1,400 British non-Muslim children were gang-raped and brutalized by Muslims in Rotherham
The Student Loan Crisis and the Debtfare State
Society & Culture  (tags: Student Debt )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
With over $1 trillion in outstanding loan balances, the student loan industry has a lot in common with the sub-prime mortgage industry,
This Receptionist Lives In Fear Due To Anti-Abortion Terrorism -- And She's Far From Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: abortion, women, health care, terrorists, terrorism, anti-choice )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
She has had death threats and been followed home, but the local police are unresponsive.
 

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